National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2012 Regional Conference and Exposition: Chicago, Illinois

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72- Using Frayer Diagrams to Deepen Students' Understanding of Shapes

Thursday, November 29, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Regency Ballroom C (Hyatt)
Lead Speaker:
Lori Williams

  • Presentation #72, Williams, Using Frayer Diagrams to Support Understanding of Shapes.pdf (615.7 kB)

  • Frayer diagrams offer learners opportunities to develop complex definitions of shapes, using examples and nonexamples. This session will provide an example set of lessons for triangles that has been used as an intervention. Teachers can use the lesson sequence and format in a variety of grade levels, with either whole classes or small groups.

    Presentation Format: 3-5 Gallery Workshop
    Grade Band Audience: 3 to 5

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